Mahindra World School wins sanitation award
By Express News Service - CHENNAI
03rd December 2012 10:10 AM
Mahindra World School, set up under the aegis of the Mahindra World School Educational Trust (founded by the Mahindra Group) recently received the National School Sanitation Award 2012.
The school was ranked among the top 6 schools of India, and was at the top position in Tamil Nadu at the awards instituted by the Central Board of Secondary education (CBSE) in association with the Ministry of Human Resources Development, the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, and Deutsche Gesellschaftfür Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH (formerly known as GTZ).
Nirmala Krishnan, Principal, Mahindra World School, received the award, on behalf of the school, from MM Pallam Raju, Minister for Human Resource Development. Receiving the award, Nirmala said, “We are delighted to receive this prestigious award which aims to inculcate good sanitation habits among school children.”
- UPA-II anniversary: No honest appraisal
- Woolwich attack provokes anti-Muslim backlash across UK
- Bangladesh allows transit for foodgrains for Northeast India
- Increasing friction between the Chandy and Chennithala factions
- 'Data shows gambling rampant in India'
- Madrasi heart for Pakistani Madrassa teacher
- Somayagam returns after 48 years
- Not a drop of Cauvery for people on its banks
- Raids on six officials reveals huge stash
- Now, Delhi police go after eight Kings XI Punjab players
- Chennai Super Kings owner Gurunath Meiyappan arrested
- CBSE results likely to be out in 4-5 days
- Unswayed city backs CSK’s final ‘fix’ture
- Police get Gurunath, Srinivasan squirms
- Experts push for blanket ban on tobacco promotion